Fundamentals of Property Tax Collection

This course focuses on law and practice governing the collection of county and municipal property taxes.

The course is designed to help new tax office employees learn the basics of tax collection while also providing a refresher for tax office veterans.

 

 

Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply toward tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are four deadlines to submit applications:

  • March 1 (for courses starting between April 1 and June 30)
  • June 1 (for courses starting between July 1 and September 30)
  • September 1 (for courses starting between October 1 and December 31)
  • December 1 (for courses starting between January 1 and March 31)

Additional information

Certification: Required course for certification through North Carolina Tax Collectors Association.  Final examination requires a passing score of 70% for certification approval.

Duration: Tuesday September 29- Friday October 2, from 9:00 am- 12:00pm. Additionally, there will be pre-work that will be delivered online before the start of class

Final examination will be available on-line and taken through SAKAI.

North Carolina Tax Collector's Association

Continuing Education Hours: 20. 

  • September 29 - October 2, 2020
    View Scholarship Information

    Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply toward tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are four deadlines to submit applications:

    • March 1 (for courses starting between April 1 and June 30)
    • June 1 (for courses starting between July 1 and September 30)
    • September 1 (for courses starting between October 1 and December 31)
    • December 1 (for courses starting between January 1 and March 31)
    View Cancellation Policy
    Course participants who cancel their registration on or before September 21, 2020 will receive a full refund. No refund will be made for cancellations on or after September 22, 2020, but you will receive a transferrable credit to be used within 12 months. Click here to view the School’s full cancellation and refund policy.
    $375.00
    If you are a returning customer, please note that we have a new course registration system that we hope will be easier for you to use. If you encounter any registration issues, please explore our list of frequently asked questions or contact us at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919.966.4414.

MATERIALS

Participants will receive a course notebook in class, as well as a copy of The Machinery Act of North Carolina 2019 provided by the NC Department of Revenue. Additionally, a copy of the textbook, Fundamentals of Property Tax Collection Law in North Carolina by Chris McLaughlin is generously provided by Zacchaeus Legal Services

 

 
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar, Registration and Client Services Group
919.966.4414
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Hayley Peacock

Program Associate, Local and State Government Group
919.843.8502
Christopher Mclaughlin
Professor of Public Law and Government